Empowering Victims, Building a Safer Bahamas: The Significance of the Protection Against Violence Bill, 2023
Introduction In a resolute commitment to safeguard the rights of victims and create a safer society, TheBahamas has taken a momentous step forward with the introduction of the ProtectionAgainst Violence Bill, 2023. This comprehensive legislation serves as a pivotal framework toprotect and support victims of violence, with a particular focus on empowering women. TheBill not […]
In thinking about how to address the subject, I first considered the most direct approach. I thought to reflect on the findings of the ‘National Development Plan’ to date, and set out some of the priorities of our administration in completing and implementing them.
But this would have been enlightenment without provocation.
The provocation, or rather, the things upon which we might not all agree, will hopefully prove more fertile for discussion and debate.